Visit the Ecovillage

Narara Ecovillage is located at 25 Research Rd, Narara. We host monthly open days to welcome visitors and share about our amazing project. In addition, you can join us at our regular community dinners, workshops, activities and working bees.
See the calendar of events here.

Open Days

Next Date

Jun
29
Sat
1:00 pm Open Day – June
Open Day – June
Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Open Day - June @ Narara Ecovillage
Listen to a short presentation and take a site tour. Then spend the afternoon participating in one of our village activities, maintenance or construction projects, picnicking on our beautiful site, and chatting with Ecovillage members (many of whom have unique skills and experience in everything from permaculture to natural construction, animal husbandry to tool libraries and wellbeing). Your children will ...

Visit our beautiful site and learn about the vision for our ecovillage. Enjoy a short presentation by our founder, Lyndall Parris, or other members, with Q&A, as well as a walking site tour of our rural property.

Kids welcome (we have an awesome playground!) No pets please.

Extended Schedule: Every few months, we extend the schedule to give visitors more time to explore our property, get to know us better and experience a snapshot of ecovillage life. You're also welcome to stay overnight - we have a limited number of pre-booked campsites are available.

Narara Ecovillage Open Day


These days might include activities such as presentations on community and sustainability, participation in  Ecovillage projects, shared community meals, visits to sustainable houses and time to simply explore the site, including the magical Strickland Forest. See the calendar for the full schedule of the date you plan to come.

2019 Dates: 29 June, 28 July, 31 August (Extended), 14 September, 27 October, and
23 November (Extended).
Full Details Here >

Cost to Attend: Individual $10, Family $20
Camping $10pp
Discounts for NELN members and concessions.
Registration welcome but not necessary

Other Events


In addition to the monthly Open Days, we host a wide range of regular events for members and visitors to enjoy.
See the full calendar of events >

Private Tours

Until we have more residents on site, our front gate is closed outside business hours, so if you would like a private site tour, please contact us.

Coffee with founder

Contact: Lyndall Parris 0419 279 711
Lyndall[at]nararaecovillage.com
(Narara or Sydney)

Calendar of Events

Jun
26
Wed
all-day Heritage Gully Bush Regeneration...
Heritage Gully Bush Regeneration...
Jun 26 all-day
Heritage Gully Bush Regeneration every Wednesday @ Narara Ecovillage
Hands-on learning – bush regeneration at Narara Ecovillage Every Wednesday till December 2019 from 10am All welcome – If you’re interested, contact Jazz
Jun
28
Fri
6:30 pm A Taste of Sociocracy aka Dynami...
A Taste of Sociocracy aka Dynami...
Jun 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
A Taste of Sociocracy aka Dynamic Governance @ Visitors Centre @ Narara Ecovillage
How do you get your family, business team and in our case, 180  people to make decisions, resolve conflicts and feel that they have been heard? Narara Ecovillage is using Sociocracy. This is a decision-making and governance system that: •  Is inclusive, transparent and equitable, includes all voices •  Promotes a better use of NEV’s resources and co-ordination of activities •  Leads ...
Jun
29
Sat
1:00 pm Open Day – June
Open Day – June
Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Open Day - June @ Narara Ecovillage
Listen to a short presentation and take a site tour. Then spend the afternoon participating in one of our village activities, maintenance or construction projects, picnicking on our beautiful site, and chatting with Ecovillage members (many of whom have unique skills and experience in everything from permaculture to natural construction, animal husbandry to tool libraries and wellbeing). Your children will ...
5:00 pm Evening around the campfire at N...
Evening around the campfire at N...
Jun 29 @ 5:00 pm
Evening around the campfire at Narara Ecovillage @ Camping area
Let’s share a plate of camp fire faves for dinner under the stars. Location: at or near the camping area.  
Jun
30
Sun
10:00 am Mental Health Awareness Program
Mental Health Awareness Program
Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mental Health Awareness Program @ Visitors Centre
Mental Health Awareness Program Workshop on Sunday 30 June 2019, from 10am – 12 Investment: $50 Run by Margo Blacklaw Program includes: What are the mental health issues? What are the signs of mental health in yourself and other people? We focus on Depression, Anxiety, Psychosis, drugs and alcohol How do you start the conversation? What skills do you need ...

Make the Most of Your Visit

We would love to know more about what draws you to our community.